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Preivew of this years tournament
News and report from the 1st round
Scores from the 1st round
News and report from the 2nd round
Scores from the 2nd round
News and report from the 3rd round
Scores from the 3rd round
Golf Today report of last years event
 
 Dates: Friday, August 9th through Sunday, August 11th
 Site: TPC of the Twin Cities, Blaine, Minnesota
 Course Architect: Arnold Palmer (2000), Tom Lehman (Consultant)
 Par: 72
 Yardage: 7,164
 Hole-by-Hole: 1 - Par 4 426 Yds   10 - Par 4 379 Yds
               2 - Par 4 388 Yds   11 - Par 4 414 Yds
               3 - Par 5 546 Yds   12 - Par 5 593 Yds
               4 - Par 3 177 Yds   13 - Par 3 228 Yds
               5 - Par 4 418 Yds   14 - Par 4 423 Yds
               6 - Par 5 571 Yds   15 - Par 4 451 Yds
               7 - Par 4 318 Yds   16 - Par 4 387 Yds
               8 - Par 3 204 Yds   17 - Par 3 184 Yds
               9 - Par 4 475 Yds   18 - Par 5 582 Yds
                   -------------        -------------
                    36 3,523 Yds         36 3,641 Yds
 
 Annual: 11th
 Defending Champion: Bruce Lietzke
 Runner-Up: Doug Tewell
 Tournament Record: 197 (Ed Dougherty, 2000)
 36-Hole Record: 131 (Ed Dougherty, 2000)
 18-Hole Record: 64 (Jack Kiefer, 1993; Graham Marsh, Gibby Gilbert, 1995;
                     Jimmy Powell, 1997; Hale Irwin, 1999; Chuck Moran, 2000)
 Course Record: 66 (Mike McCullough, Bruce Lietzke, Jose Maria Canizares, 2001)
 Total Purse: $1,750,000
 Shares: 1st Place - $262,500; 2nd Place - 154,000; 3rd Place - 126,000
 
                             2001 Finish
                             -----------
 
 Player                Score             Player                 Score
 ------                -----             ------                 -----
 Bruce Lietzke          207              Gil Morgan              210
 Doug Tewell            209              Jim Ahern               211
 Jose Maria Canizares   210              Tom Jenkins             211
 Bruce Fleisher         210              Bobby Wadkins           211
 Hale Irwin             210              Four players at         212
 
                          Past 3M Championship Winners
                          ----------------------------
 
 Year  Winner (Score) -- Runners-Up
 ----  ----------------------------
 2001  Bruce Lietzke (207) -- Doug Tewell
 2000  Ed Dougherty (197) -- Hale Irwin, Gil Morgan
 1999  Hale Irwin (201) -- Jim Dent, Dale Douglass
 1998  *#Leonard Thompson (134) -- Isao Aoki
 1997  Hale Irwin (199) -- Lee Trevino
 1996  Vicente Fernandez (205) -- Bruce Crampton, J.C. Snead
 1995  Ray Floyd (201) -- Graham Marsh
 1994  Dave Stockton (203) -- Jim Albus
 1993  Chi Chi Rodriguez (201) -- Jim Colbert, Bob Murphy
 
 * - Won in playoff.
 # - Rain shortened.
 
 

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